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Default US actuaries working remotely for UK companies

Does anyone have experience working for UK companies from the US as a consultant/contractor?

OR has anyone hired anyone in this capacity?
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I've never heard of anyone doing this. Have you?
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I'd say, this is unheard of and why would you hire US actuaries to work in the UK if UK has over-abundance of actuaries UK qualified?
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The questions is about US actuaries working remotely for UK companies, so still based in the US. It does happen occasionally, but there needs to be a specific reason for it.

Say a UK / multinational company needs some local US expertise for a specific project. Or one thinking of expanding into the US starts out by using a few local consultants before setting up a subsidiary / associate company. Or if the consultant has some fairly unique expertise, say in something like software where remote working is less of an issue.
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